The X Factor has created more global stars than any other singing competition in the world. Leona Lewis and One Direction are just two of the breakout artists from the hit television series. The Paramount has welcomed some of the X Factor’s biggest stars to its stage. Here are some contestants who have or will be gracing our stage.
Cher Lloyd served up a cheeky slice of alternative urban pop at The Paramount on April 6th. Cher‘s stardom came after her string of performances on Britain’s version of The X Factor. Following The X Factor, Cher’s first single “Swagger Jagger” debuted at number one and her well-received album, Sticks & Stones, shot to number four on the UK chart. She has dominated the charts in the UK and now she is continuing her journey in America where New York Time claims “…she’s the future.”
Emblem3’s debut album Nothing To Lose was released in July of 2013, reaching #7 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums Chart, marking the highest first week sales of any other act from The X Factor US and the biggest debut album sales week from any US television competition series artist in 2013. Emblem3 won the ‘Choice Music Breakout Group’ Award at the 2013 Teen Choice Awards, joining past Breakout Award winners including One Direction, Justin Bieber, Carly Rae Jepsen and Selena Gomez. Emblem3 is: Brothers Wesley and Keaton Stromberg and lifelong friend Drew Chadwick.
Fifth Harmony also known as the “fearsome five” is made up of Dinah Jane Hansen, Lauren Jauregui, Ally Brooke Hernandez, Normani Kordei, and Camila Cabello. Fifth Harmony has won over audiences with their show-stopping performances on The Today Show, LIVE with Kelly and Michael, Ellen and VH1’s Big Morning Buzz. They also delivered a powerful performance of their hit single, “Miss Movin’ On” on the Radio Disney telecast. The empowering debut single is about letting go and being independent. Fifth Harmony has created pop anthems for young girls worldwide; the harmonies carry messages of self-empowerment and self-confidence. Fifth Harmony will be performing at The Paramount on September 23rd tickets go on-sale today at 10 am!
Alex & Sierra were mentored by music mogul Simon Cowell and became the first and only group to win the American version of the show. The talented couple have made their debut album, Quick and Right, and on May 3, 2014 revealed their hit single, “Scarecrow.” Alex & Sierra will be opening for Colbie Caillat on September 3rd tickets are still available.
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